Steve MoakSteve Moak is one of 10 candidates in the GOP primary for the District Three Congressional seat. But prior to his bid to be the District's next congressman, he was a businessman and philanthropist.The line between profit and charity appears to have been blurred for Moak, who, according ... More >>
http://lauriebot.comHungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives? Nicky's Week This week is Nicky's Week at all RA Sushi locations. One-hundren percent of the proceeds from select food and beverage items on the RA menu will be don ... More >>
Band: Sam L. RainwaterTitle: Vacation LocationBasics: Did you know there was an Arizona Parrothead Club? Well, now you do. I am sure every state has one, and Arizona's is led by Sam L. Rainwater. At first glance at this album screams Parrothead, and the music sure as hell didn't disappoint. There ... More >>
www.rokaakor.comIf you're looking for an easy way to help others this holiday season, dining at Roka Akor in Scottsdale means you'll also be giving money to St. Mary's Food Bank in Phoenix. The trendy Japanese and sushi restaurant gives 20 percent of its profits to the charity throu ... More >>
Representative Judy BurgesMembers of the Arizona Legislature are working on a, umm, great idea to help bridge the state's now $1.5 budget gap -- they want to start taking donations from you. As if the taxpayers are the ones who got us into this mess. Legislators are drumming up support for ... More >>
It will be an all-you-can-eat extravaganza for charity tonight, when the third annual Taste of the Biltmore party takes over the National Bank of Arizona Corporate Center (6001 N. 24th St.) from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Participating restaurants from the upscale 'hood include Donovan's, ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced today he'll take $2,613 out of his $97,000 yearly salary and donate it to "charities" while his employees are forced to take unpaid, two-week furloughs. In typical self-aggrandizing fashion for the sheriff, the beneficiaries of Arpaio's largess will ... More >>
Maricopa County GOP Chair Rob Haney I've really got to wonder about these so-called "Christians" who spend all of their time hating on Mexican immigrants, legal and otherwise. I mean, did they ever go to Sunday school? Hear the parable of the good Samaritan? Read the Sermon on the Mount? Or an ... More >>
Image: www.donstewartassociation.comApostle StewartWe'd been wondering why Robert Anglen's byline has been scarce. Turns out the award-winning Arizona Republic reporter has been toiling away -- with editor David Fritze and "data reporter" Ryan Konig -- on a one-year investigation of corrupt charitie ... More >>
Skip happy hour and splurge on the latest swanky culinary event, Forks and Corks, on Thursday evening. Proceeds benefit scholarships for the Arizona Hotel and Restaurant Foundations. Chefs from the Arizona Biltmore, Lon's at the Hermosa, Fairmont Scottsdale, Hyatt Regency, and many other resorts and ... More >>
All right, I'm having fun with headlines. But I couldn't help but notice how many local "celebrity" chefs are listed in the "all-star" lineup of a charity event that just so happens to take place on Valentine's night -- one of the busiest nights of the year for most restaurants. It's a night wh ... More >>
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Hike! For the love of dogs
Artsy breasts raise money for cancer research
Bar volleyball tourney serves one up for charity
Contest restores Valley park
Mending Wall illustrates dangers of emigration
The long arm of the law dons boxing gloves for charity
1st Pitch mixes softball and song
Curt Kirkwood finds harmony in new project
Girls get ready to rumble
High art, low cost
Ladies of the court get set to issue season's beatings
Asian Fest lays down cultural feast of the East
Fur is flying over whether one of the most popular animal charities in town has gone to the dogs
Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?
A west Phoenix neighborhood pays the way for activist Donna Neill to gain control. But who gets stuck with the final bill?
United Way loses thousands as county pols snag its World Series seats
Kax Herberger's generation knew the importance of perpetuating the arts. Will a younger generation be as giving?
Telemarketers rake in millions of dollars by telling donors they're helping Native Americans. But the biggest beneficiary by far is the charity itself.